KS4 Course Overview Music

KS4 COURSE OVERVIEW - MUSIC

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Performance: Solo performance

Listening: Basic theory and identifying instruments

Composition: How to compose and free composition

Performance: Ensemble performance

Listening: Popular and World Music

Composition: Composition 1 - Song writing

Performance: Solo performance

Listening: Western Classical Music

Composition: Composition 2 - Structure

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Performance: Solo performance

Listening: Structure, timbre, melody and dynamics

Composition: How to compose and free composition

Performance: Ensemble performance

Listening: Western Classical Music

Composition: Melody and accompaniment

Performance: Solo and ensemble performances

Listening: World Music

Composition: Western Classical Music composition

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Performance: Solo performance and ensemble performance

Listening: Structure, timbre, melody, texture, harmony dynamics and rhythm

Composition: World Music composition

Performance: Mock performance examination

Listening: Mock listening examination

Composition: Appraisal for composition unit 2

Performance: Examination 40% of final grade

Listening: Examination 20% of final grade

Composition: All Coursework - 40% of final grade